7 December 2020
According to the chair of Myanmar Watermelon and Muskmelon Producers and Exporters Association, Myanmar will start exporting watermelon to market in Dubai of United Arab emirates (UAE) in the early December, it’s learnt.
Myanmar Watermelon will be exported to Dubai at the first week of December; this is the very first batch of exporting to the market in Middle East. There is a great expectation to penetrate the new markets instead of relying only on the Chinese market.
Thanks to the helps of partners and efforts of the association, now a new market has opened, said, U Naing Win, the chair of Myanmar Watermelon and Muskmelon Producers and Exporters Association.
The chair added that the musk melons will be accompanied to the first watermelon export as the market introduction. If the export of watermelon is getting on in Dubai market, the export of watermelon and muskmelon will be extended to the markets in Qatar and Singapore.
As the first batch, the 25 tons of seedless watermelon are to be exported on the 6th of December, it’s learnt.
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